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Dayyan Eng

Dayyan Eng (known as Wu Shixian to audiences in China) is a Chinese-American writer-director with a uniquely international background. Growing up in several countries, he studied film at the University of Washington and transferred to the prestigious Beijing Film Academy where he completed undergraduate studies in directing. Starting his career ... See full bio »


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Waiting Alone Producer
Wished Producer
Bus 44 Producer
Inseparable Producer


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 2017 Wished (producer)
 2011 Inseparable (producer)
 2004 Waiting Alone (producer)
 2001 Bus 44 (Short) (producer)
 1999 One Yuan (Short) (associate producer)
 1997 East 22nd Street (Short) (producer)
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Other Works:

Directed numerous TV commercials in Asia. See more »

Publicity Listings:

4 Interviews | 6 Articles | 2 Pictorials | 1 Magazine Cover Photo | See more »

Alternate Names:

Wu Shixian | Shixian Wu

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His film "Bus 44" was the first-ever Chinese language short film to be selected and win an award at Venice Film Festival, Sundance Film Festival, and Cannes Film Festival "Director's Fortnight". See more »


A certain recognizable prop from his first film has shown up in all his movies. See more »

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